was born in Tartus, Syria, in 1964. She has a degree in Arabic literature from Damascus University. She was the director of Al-Sindiyan festival of culture until civil war closed it down. She has published several collections of poetry and lives now in Cairo, Egypt, working as a journalist.




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Banipal No 22 Spring 2005
Banipal No 31 Spring 2008
Banipal No 57 Syria in the Heart (Autumn/Winter 2016)


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